As we get stuck into January and deal with the increasingly unstable
weather sweeping the nation, many personal New Year’s resolutions will
have been made, and some even kept, with plenty more that didn’t quite
make it past the third day.
In the fulfilment industry, the New Year can be a great time to take a fresh look at the industry as a whole and stir up new ideas and solutions for a rapidly changing environment.
For business owners, it could potentially be the start of their company’s expansion into new territories, grabbing the attention of new customers and maintaining their relationship with regulars.
For 2014, instead of a personal one, why not make a business resolution that you can stick too, like aiming to make this the year that your get your e-commerce up and running, or creating and implementing an effective marketing campaign to encourage new customers?
With the help of professional fulfilment services, it’s easier than you thinkIf you’ve never thought about outsourcing your order fulfilment before now, it’s a great time to start looking around and finding a provider that can help you and your company.
If you were testing the water with a temporary fulfilment services solution during the run up to Christmas last year, did you see big improvements in sales, customer feedback and the overall efficiency of your supply chain? If so, extending your fulfilment services contract could be the best thing you do this year.
Fulfilment houses can help you with almost every aspect of the supply chain, from packaging and distribution to customer service and returns. They can offer you flexibility, either taking on a just one part, or your entire order fulfilment.
There’s also room for promotional marketing, with in-house teams working round the clock to hand finish and enclose materials designed to advertise your brand and increase sales.
Make this the year that you take a leap and resolve to maximise the potential of your company. With the right marketing and order fulfilment services working alongside you, there’s never been a better time to grow.
If you haven’t already, take your retail business online into the world of e-commerce, where competition is fierce but an excellent order fulfilment service can help swing customers around in your favour
Sometimes working with a fulfilment house for a short amount of time like this can show you just how indispensable it could be for your business.